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RSM Coin to Commemorate Apollo 11 Landing

When the Apollo 11 Lunar Module landed on the Moon on July 20, 1969, three facilities assisted.  These facilities are located in Gladstone, Calif., Camberra, Australia and Robledo de Chavela (Madrid, Spain). They guaranteed the monitoring of the interplanetary spacecraft … Continue reading

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Celebrate the 50th Anniversary of Apollo 11 with a Special $50 Bill

The Bureau of Engraving and Printing (BEP) has announced a new 2019 Apollo 11 50th Anniversary Currency Set to commemorate the moon landing.  The set features a Series 2013 $50 note with a serial number beginning with “1969” and an … Continue reading

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First strikes come off coin presses

There was a first strike ceremony Dec. 13 at the Philadelphia Mint. Being struck with the appropriate fanfare were the new coins honoring the 50th anniversary of the Apollo 11 moon landing. Sales of the new coins will begin on … Continue reading

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Apollo landing marked by Bureau of Engraving

With a significant anniversary coming up, it is not surprising that everybody wants to get in on the act. The anniversary is the 50th anniversary of the Apollo 11 moon landing. The new entrant commemorating this historical milestone is the … Continue reading

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